Monday, March 14, 2011

Radio Prague Today 3.14.2011

Articles posted on www.radio.cz today

Sports News 14.3.2011

In Sports news this Monday: Olympic champion Martina Sáblíková wins gold in the 5,000 metres at the world speed skating championships; in football, top division leaders clash for first place; and in hockey, Pardubice and Vítkovice advance to the playoffs' semifinals.

Military commando team raids offices at Czech TV

The Czech defence Minister Alexandr Vondra, has suspended from office the head of the Czech military police and two high-level commanders over an unprecedented incident on Friday at the headquarters of public broadcaster Czech TV. Early in the evening - as the station aired its primetime news broadcast - nine masked and heavily armed members of a military command unit forced their way into the news building, pushing past security guards and jumping turnstiles.